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News 7 at Five is Next-
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U-S ground troops could be sent into Zaire.
A quick verdict for a man accused of first degree murder in Amherst County.
Plus fraternity hazing at one area school makes it onto the pages of the New York Times Magazine.
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Wx-Heads
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A fast moving clipper type system may throw a few snowflakes at us, but no accumulation is expected. The latest satellite pictures coming up.

MEDICAL-HEADS


ANCHOR=Connie
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On Health Check today, the C-I-A discusses one possible cause of the mysterious illnesses affecting Gulf War veterans.
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Plus, Thalidomide caused thousands of birth defects in the 60-s, now there's word it may soon be back on the market.
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((ANY FORCE WE SEND OVER WE WILL SEND ONLY WITH FORCE PROTECTION WHICH WE CONSIDER APPROPRIATE.))
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The United States may send forces on a relief mission in Zaire.
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5-Zaire


ANCHOR=Jean
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WRITER=JJA
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Good Evening, I'm Jean Jadhon.
The President has agreed in principle to have U-S forces join an international mission to help refugees.
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The White House says no more than five thousand U-S troops will be involved- with about only one thousand actually inside Zaire.
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((WILLIAM PERRY/DEFENSE SECRETARY: THE FORCES THAT WOULD GO IN TO ZAIRE WOULD GO IN PART WOULD HAVE BOTH AN INFANTRY BATTALION ON THE GROUND FOR PROTECTION TO THE FORCE AND GUNSHIPS, I MEAN ARMORED HELICOPTERS TO PROVIDE ADDITIONAL SUPPORT TO THE CORPS.))
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The President has imposed several conditions: Including, that the mission last about four months and the international force have wide discretion in defending itself.
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5-Plane-Collision


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Authorities are now trying to figure out how two airliners collided over India yesterday-
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The Saudi jumbo jet was taking off when it slammed into a (KAH-sak-stan) airliner that was coming in for a landing.
Transcripts appear to show that both pilots knew about the other.
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((YOGESH CHANDRA/INDIA AVIATION SECRETARY: THAT BOTH PLANES WERE AWARE OF EACH OTHERS APPROACH ESPECIALLY THE KAZASTAN AIRLINE WHICH ASKED WHAT IS THE DISTANCE BETWEEN US.))
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The transcript contradicts early speculation that the (Kah-zak) pilot's unfamiliarity with English may have been responsible for the crash.
All 349 people on board were killed.
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5-Burley


ANCHOR=Jean
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One trial down, one to go for accused killer James Henry Burley in Amherst County.
Burley's first murder trial ended with a quick and decisive verdict today in Circuit Court.
double boxes Jean/Steve


Steve Smallshaw joins us with a live report, Steve what was the outcome of this case?
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(questions: This is NOT the end of the legal road for Burley)


5-Car-Fire


ANCHOR=Jean
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TAPE#596-33
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An autopsy shows the woman found dead in a burning van in Lynchburg yesterday was shot to death.
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The Medical Examiner says 29-year old Dorothy Gilliam was shot once in the head.
The man who was with her, 34-year-old Dennis Oxford, died of smoke inhalation.
A note left near the van indicated that Oxford blamed Gilliam for a health problem he had.
The medical examiner refused to say what that problem was, or whether Oxford had one.
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5-VMI


ANCHOR=Jean
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"The devil is in the details."
Federal Judge Jackson Kiser used the old saying today to question why the government is demanding a detailed "blueprint" for co-education from Virginia Military Institute.
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It's the latest round in the battle of the sexes at V-M-I as the two sides go back to court.
This time the subject was not whether to admit women, but how.
V-M-I wants to be able to submit progress reports to Judge Kiser without government supervision.
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((BILL HURD/ASSISTANT ATTORNEY GENERAL: WHAT WE'VE DONE IS WE'VE MADE SURE THAT WOMEN ARE AWARE THAT VMI IS LOOKING TO RECRUIT THEM. WE'RE MAKING SURE THAT SCHOLARSHIP MONEY IS AVAILABLE. WE'RE MAKING SURE THAT RENOVATIONS TO THE BARRACKS AND OTHER BUILDINGS ARE UNDERWAY.))
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ANCHOR=Jean
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Renovation work is set to begin on post December First.
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Here's what's next on NEWS-7 at FIVE-- Virgina's Attorney General challenges F-D-A tobacco regulations.
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And the New York Times Magazine publishes pictures about hazing rituals-- those pictures came from a university in this area.
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ANCHOR=Connie


On Health Check, how safe is the food...when you're eating out?
Plus, if you love junk food, researchers think they know just how to break the habit. 2-SHOT
Anchor=Jean


Also, Conductor David Wiley does more than conduct the symphony--
ANCHOR=Connie


Patrick fills us in when we come back. cc sponsor

5-Hazing


ANCHOR=Jean
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TAPE# 596-34
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Some unpleasant attention from the New York Times Magazine may help Washington and Lee University toughen it's hazing policy.
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Photographs in a Sunday article show fraternity hazing rituals, and students passed out after an initiation into a secret drinking society.
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The Dean of Students says he hopes this helps them push changes in the University hazing policy.
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((DAVID HOWISON/DEAN OF STUDENTS;THEY ARE REPREHENSIBLE, IT'S DISHONORABLE, BUT THEY COME AT A TIME INTERNALLY WHEN YOU KNOW WE'RE PUTTING INTO PLACE POLICIES AND PROCEDURES TO ELIMINATE HAZING AT WASHINGTON AND LEE, AND IN THAT SENSE, THE TIMING FOR OUR OWN COMMUNITY PERHAPS WILL BE POSITIVE.))
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The new policy punishes individual students for involvement in hazing.
The minimum punishment is immediate suspension.
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5-Gilmore


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5pm
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Virginia Attorney General Jim Gilmore is following the lead
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of North Carolina and Kentucky- opposing FDA regulation of tobacco.
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Gilmore's filed a "friend of the court" brief challenging the FDA's jurisdiction over the golden leaf.
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((ATTORNEY GENERAL JIM GILMORE: IT'S UNFAIR FOR THE CLINTON ADMINISTRATION TO PULL THE RUG OUT FROM UNDER VIRGINIA'S LAW-ABIDING FARMERS AND THEIR FAMILIES.))
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But recent statewide polls show a majority of Virginians -- in each geographic region -- actually FAVOR FDA regulation.
Health advocates say Gilmore owns 10-thousand dollars of Philip Morris stock.
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((ANNE MORROW DONLEY/VA. GASP: SO ONE HAS TO WONDER WHY GILMORE IS DOING THIS. IS HE INDEED DOING IT FOR THE CITIZENS WHO SAY THEY SUPPORT THE FDA REGS? IS HE WASTING THE TAXPAYER MONEY THEN?))
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Gilmore is the likely Republican nominee for governor next year.
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5-Reynolds


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Once Virgil Goode won a spot in the U-S House of Representatives... the
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10th District Delegate Roscoe Reynolds.
The Democrat never concealed his desire to run for Goode's soon-to-be vacated state Senate seat, but today he made it official.
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Reynolds, accompanied by Goode during a five county tour... announced his candidacy.
The race is being closely watched all over the state.
If he wins, Democrats will be able to hold on to an even split in the Senate.
If he loses, Republicans would grab a majority for the first time since reconstruction.
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((ROSCOE REYNOLDS/D- STATE SENATE CANDIDATE: I'M NOT GOING UP THERE TO MARCH TO THE DRUM BEAT OF ONE GROUP OR ANOTHER GROUP. I'LL BE THERE DOING WHAT'S BEST FOR THE INTEREST OF THE VOTERS OF THE 20TH SENATORIAL DISTRICT.))
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Reynolds will face Republican Delegate Allen Dudley in a special election.
A date has not been set.
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He's already shown the Star City what he can do at the podium with the Roanoke Symphony Orchestra-- tonight David Wiley puts down his baton.
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stocks bump next

5-RSO


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David Wiley is busy preparing for his second concert of Roanoke Symphony's season, but this evening he takes time out to answer questions from the public. DOUBLE BOX JEAN/PATRICK
Patrick Evans joins us from "Nights of the Sound Table", a regular preconcert discussion hosted by (MICE-STRO) Maestro Wiley.
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DOUBLE BOX PATRICK/ROBIN Forecasts
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Still to come, Steve Mason has this week's edition of Hometown Hoops Weekly--
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Fit at 50 continues-- today, a look at cosmetic surgery.
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An increasing number of patients coming in for facelifts and tummy tucks...are MEN.
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((AS TIME GOES ON I SEE MYSELF BEGIN TO CHANGE AND I DON'T LIKE THAT. I WANT TO BE WHAT I USED TO BE ))
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5-Gulf-War


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The C-I-A appears to be concentrating on one Gulf War incident that may have caused the mysterious illness of thousands of U.S. soldiers.
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C-I-A Executive Director Nora Slatkin says Iraqi rockets were blown up in an open pit in early March, 1991.
She says it's more likely troops were exposed to nerve gas in that incident than in three other gas releases during the war.
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((JOHN WHITE/DEPUTY DEFENSE SECRETARY: OUR APPROACH TO THE PROBLEM HAS TO BE FAR REACHING, IT HAS TO BE INCLUSIVE AND IT HAS TO BE COMPREHENSIVE. AS THE PRESIDENT SAID, WE CANNOT LEAVE A STONE UNTURNED. ))
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5-Thalidomide


ANCHOR=Connie
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One of the world's most infamous drugs may soon go on sale legally in the U-S--
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Thalidomide was banned worldwide in 1962 after the drug sold as a cure for morning sickness caused thousands of horrific birth defects.
But thalidomide shows promise in fighting some AIDS-related disorders, leprosy and other devastating diseases.
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The F-D-A is considering requiring women who take thalidomide to use two forms of contraception.

5-Restaurants


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The Center for Science in the Public Interest wants state and local inspectors, across the country, to get tougher with restaurants.
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The Consumer Group says food service agencies often let restaurants get away with violating national safety standards.
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((CAROLINE SMITH-DEWAAL/CENTER FOR SCIENCE IN THE PUBLIC INTEREST: EACH YEAR SEVERAL THOUSAND CONSUMERS MAY DIE AND MILLIONS MORE BECOME ILL FROM RESTAURANT FOOD. ))
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The National Restaurant Association says its members are already addressing many of the problems in the survey.
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5-Junk-Food


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=5pm
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So you love junk food?
Researchers say a mega dose of vitamins may be the perfect way to break the habit.
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Cardiologists at the University of Maryland found blood vessels do not dialate normally after a person eats a high fat meal.
Now they've learned taking high doses of Vitamin-C and Vitamin-E shortly before, could soften the blow of a double cheeseburger or other "bad" foods.
Scientists however suggest it's still better to eat a more balanced diet all the time.
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5-Fit-at-50


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Finally, "Fit at 50" continues this week,-- today, a phenomenon that's being seen at plastic surgeons' offices nationwide--
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Increasingly, the patients are men.
They now account for up to a quarter of new plastic surgery cases a year.
They're getting facelifts, eyelifts, liposuction and tummy tucks-- And the trend of boomer men having cosmetic surgery will likely continue.
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((JIM LEVERETT/COSMETIC SURGERY PATIENT: I'M GOING TO GET SOME FATTY TISSUE REMOVED FROM UNDERNEATH THE EYE, AND KINDA PULL IT UP A LITTLE TIGHTER, AND THEN SOME IMPLANTS THAT ARE GOING TO GO UNDER THE CHEEK BONE SOMEHOW AND LIFT THIS AREA A LITTLE BIT. )) ((DR. JIM GILMORE: AS INDUSTRIES SEEM TO BE DOWNSIZING, THIS IS WHAT I HEAR FROM MY PATIENTS, THE PERCEPTION IS THAT IF YOU'RE YOUTHFUL, THAT YOU'LL BE ABLE TO STAY IN THE ORGANIZATION LONGER.))
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But it's important to remember this is surgery... even though these procedures can be done at outpatient clinics.
And there are risks-- albeit small, to anesthesia-- like bleeding, even infections.
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2-shot-toss
ANCHOR=Jean


Time now for sports-- and as we hit mid November, we also hit tournament time
ANCHOR=Connie


For Girls basketball that is-- here's Mike with that and more.

S5-Stuff


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Good afternoon everybody, we are at the mid point of the work week, and at the crossroads for one area coach.
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Patrick Henry's Ed Scott, the Patriots head football coach since 1990 turned in his letter of resignation this morning.
A poor finish this season and some health concerns accelerated his decision to leave coaching after 31 years.
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Dave Stewart isn't giving up hockey,but the Express Captain likely will be out for at least the next two games after suffering a severely sprained ankle in last night's 6-to-2 win over Richmond.
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S5-Hoops


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Girls are in regional play, jockeying for state tournament berths.
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Steve Mason looks at the Regionals and checks in from Charlottesville with some tips from a former all ACC basketball star.
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((STEVE MASON:))
((The Region C semi finals tip off at Christiansburg high school tomorrow. Northwood meets Parry McCluer in the 6:30 game and then Floyd County plays Narrows in the 8pm nightcap.
The Lady Buffaloes advanced to the semi finals with a 89-61 win over Covington last night.
If Floyd wins the region they will host the state quarterfinals next Tuesday at 7:30.
Rob Bennett and his Lady Cougars had a great year. Joann Helton went out on a high note, scoring 33 points. pre pro
The Region III semis are at Rustburg tomorrow. defending state champ Lord Botetourt plays Gretna at 6:30 and then Jefferson Forest takes on William Byrd at 8. ((STEVE MASON:)) ((JENNY BOUCEK:)) ((
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5-Kicker


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5
WRITER=JJA
TAPE#net-h
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Christmas arrived in New York City today-
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in the form of a 90-foot Christmas tree-
A crane and several workers raised the tree at Rockefeller Center.
The Norway Spruce will be primped, pruned and really "SPRUCED UP" over the next few weeks.
The annual tree lighting takes place December 3rd.
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toss to robin

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That's it for NEWS-7 at FIVE-- for more news later tonight-- full screen
check out the region's first local primetime newscast, NEWS-7 Primetime with Connie Stevens-- tonight at 10 on WEFC. Thanks for watching-- Goodnight. ANCHOR=Jean